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Robert Collins

Date Joined
August 13, 2012

Hewlett Packard Enterprise From 2013-10-17 (Current)
Statement of Interest

Deploying Openstack all the time




Robert Collins is a Distinguished Technologist on the OpenStack team in HP Cloud. For the last 4 years he has been walking the fine line between development and operations. He is also a developer on the Debian project, and has contributed to many other projects, including (but certainly not limited to): bazaar, Launchpad, Ubuntu, subunit, testresources, testtools, testscenarios, testrepository, fixtures, zope fixtures, config manager, cygwin and squid.

Robert has been involved with open source development and Python for a number of years, with a "tremendous passion for high quality, well tested software". He has been described as a "Champion of test driven development", and a "meticulous software developer".

He lives in Rangiora, New Zealand with his wife & young daughter.



I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Nova,Quantum,Openstack-ci,Deployment